Discover what’s working and trending across financial services and insurance. Combining industry expertise, insurance carrier relationships and vision for the future, our blog will help you stay informed – before meeting with your clients. Read it. Discuss it. Stay up-to-date. And if you have questions on any of the topics, we’re here to answer.

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Disability Insurance
Providing a Solid Foundation with Disability Insurance
What's your client's greatest asset? For many, it’s not in a financial statement. It’s their ability to get up and go to work every day.
Tim Kukieza
Tim Kukieza
June 2021 • 1-min read
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Long-Term Care
What’s More Overwhelming than Not Having a Plan?
Long-term care planning is a big job. But not planning creates an even bigger job should your clients need care in the future.
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Stephen Denton
June 2021 • 1-min read
Everything You Need to Know About Selling DI Today
Disability Insurance
Everything You Need to Know About Selling DI Today
Tim Kukieza joined Chris Carlson's DI Coach podcast and discussed where DI is today -- and where it's going. Catch highlights here.
Tim Kukieza
Tim Kukieza
June 2021 • 2-min read
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Retirement Solutions
Reframing the Referral Conversation
Think about helping your clients make the connection between how you helped them and conversations they will have with friends and family over the upcoming holidays either digitally or in person.
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Mike McGlothlin
November 2020 • 1-min read
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Retirement Solutions
Increase Your Annuity Sales (and Create Confidence in Your Clients)
With the right resources, it is possible to develop a more secure retirement for your clients while increasing your annuity sales.
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Mike McGlothlin
August 2020 • 2-min read
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Advanced Planning
Planning Opportunities Created by the 2020 CARES Act
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act provided nearly $2 trillion of support to families and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, with provisions that affected nearly every part of the nation’s economy.
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Steven Gates
April 2020 • 7-min read